Foreign-language speaking physicians
Receiving information and advice in your mother tongue is particularly important in the area of healthcare. The doctor search of the Kassenärztliche Vereinigung Baden-Württemberg (KVBW) can help you find the right doctor of psychotherapist. You can also filter your search according to foreign languages spoken and thus find doctors with specific language skills in the district of Konstanz
You will find a guide to the doctor search here.
To facilitate your research, the district of Konstanz has compiled a quick guide (PDF / 214 KB).
Voluntary language mediation service
Health care facilities have the possibility to access voluntary linguistic mediation services. Draw your doctor´s attention to this service and ask him or her to reach out to the voluntary linguistic mediation service for your next important medical appointment. For services provided lasting longer than 90 minutes, an expense allowance of € 35 is to be paid, in addition to travel expenses to be settled by the requesting health care facility. For services provided lasting under 90 minutes, an expense allowance of € 20 is to be paid, in addition to travel expenses to be settled by the requesting health care facility.
The voluntary linguistic mediation service offers more than fifty languages.
Further Information about the voluntary linguistic mediation service (PDF / 1.2 MB)
Foreign-language speaking physicians in Konstanz and Singen
Anna Maria Ciba
Commissioner for volunteering
Tel. +49 7531 800-2754